Re: Footing?


Gregg Eshelman
 


From: "nabgaard@... [SOUTHBENDLATHE]"
To: SOUTHBENDLATHE@...
Sent: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 10:01 AM
Subject: [SOUTHBENDLATHE] Re: Footing?



A flexible floor is much nicer to human feets than concrete,but a disaster for lathe accuracy.
A solution is to put lathe bed directly on a block of concrete like my Boxford.

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A slab of 200 kg or so can be handled and has made a dramatic difference to my Boxford which is clone of a 9 inch SB.

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